APC Prawns are available direct from our APC Cooperative in North Carolina, USA and from supermarkets and specialist seafood retailers throughout North. Prawn Recipes · View prawn recipes from one of our award winning cookbooks The American Prawn Cooperative. All Rights Reserved. Design +. Prawn is a common name for small aquatic crustaceans with an exoskeleton and ten legs some In North America, the term is used less frequently, typically for freshwater shrimp. The terms shrimp and prawn themselves lack scientific Penaeus monodon · Shrimp and prawn as food · Indian prawn · Prawn cracker.